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- Berghahn Books 2013; US$ 85.00
In Portugal between 2005 and 2010, "modernization through technology" was the major political motto used to develop and improve the country's peripheral and backward condition. This study reflects on one of the resulting, specific aspects of this trend-the implementation of public video surveillance. The in-depth ethnography provides evidence of... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1998; US$ 59.99
In this book, several leading scholars examine the central concerns of this emerging field. Subjects discussed include the role of community organizations in crime prevention; the structural and cultural issues underlying the concentration of race, poverty, and crime; community policing; and community prosecution and sanctioning. more...
- Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 79.99
This ground-breaking book offers a practitioner-oriented overview of professional standards in all aspects of policing. With a radical, scenario-based approach, featuring both the extraordinary and the seemingly mundane, it aims to capture some of the complexities and interpretations that form the basis of such professional standards in policing today.... more...
- Ch. Links Verlag 2013; US$ 4.76
Hauptbeschreibung 50000 Kinder und Jugendliche laufen jährlich von zu Hause weg. Die meisten kehren wieder zurück, 6000 bis 7000 jedoch bleiben verschwunden und leben auf der Straße. Sie kommen aus Familien aller gesellschaftlichen Schichten. Während die Situation von Straßenkindern oft beschrieben worden ist - von der Verklärung bis zur Elendsschilderung... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 115.00
As we approach the 21st century, there is a discernable shift in policing, from an incident-driven perspective to a proactive problem solving stance often described as "community policing." In this volume a panel of 21 psychologists examine the changing directions in policing and how such changes impact on psychological service delivery and operational... more...
- CRC Press 2009; US$ 121.95
Rethinking Police and Society: Community Policing in Comparison D. Wisler and I. D. Onwudiwe Community Policing in a High Crime Transitional State: The Case of South Africa Since Democratization in 1994 A. Minnaar Reforming Community, Reclaiming the State: The Development of Sungusungu in Northern Tanzania S. Heald Community Policing:... more...
- CRC Press 2009; US$ 125.95
Part I Introduction of Crime Analysis Understanding Criminal Behavior Behavioral Geography Exploring Crime Types Linking Crime Temporal Analysis Geographic Profiling Forecasting and Prediction Intervention Part II Getting Started Identify Patterns Using the IZE Method (Process Models) Minimize and Maximize ?... more...
- SAGE Publications 2013; US$ 39.95
Rescuing Railway Children focuses on runaway children in India who have used trains to take them away from home, and who live on railway station platforms and in trains. It presents the issues and challenges of reaching out to these ?railway children?, particularly through the experiences of Sathi, an NGO based in Bangalore. This organisation has... more...
- Charles C Thomas 2001; US$ 35.95
The purpose of this book is to provide a guide to future and present police chiefs, sheriffs and other law enforcement executives on how to survive and ultimately thrive in a job that is becoming increasingly difficult to handle. It reflects the collective wisdom of a group of police chiefs, sheriffs and law enforcement executives with significant... more...